Solidarity: Corri la Vita in Florence, buy 22,000 shirts – Tuscany

Event promotes fundraising against breast cancer

(ANSA) – FLORENCE, 26 – About 22,000 SET t-shirts, over 6,000 reservations on the site to visit the 120 Tuscan cultural mts that have joined the initiative: the numbers of the 19th edition of Corri la Vita, the charity event that promotes collection of funds for projects dedicated to the prevention and treatment of breast cancer.

The day started from Ponte Vecchio, where Lorenzo Zazzeri, Florentine swimmer who won the silver medal in the 4×100 freestyle relay at the Tokyo Olympics, fired the symbolic start with Bona Frescobaldi, president of the Association, Dario Nardella, mayor of Florence and Eugenio Giani, president of the Region. Godmother of this year is the actress Angela Finocchiaro.

In the year in which individual sport and all Corri la Vita supporters were presented, the special prize reserved for the three largest groups who bought the 2021 jersey went to Baker Hughes – Nuovo Pignone (first place), Astro Association (second ), Salvatore Ferragamo (third).

The objective of the 2021 fundraising is to provide support to Ce.Ri.On. Ispro-Lilt Oncological Rehabilitation Center of Villa delle Rose; SenoNetwork, the portal available on all Italian Breast Units and Leniterapialus Italian Foundation File.

Furthermore, trusting in a generous response, a series of actions will be defined which will involve doctors and researchers who will involve the researchers involved in this fight and the Eva Project will be supported, developed and developed three years ago by the Corri la Vita non-profit association in collaboration with Lilt Firenze and the Azienda Sanitaria Centro, to help women with cancer through free clinics with respect to problems related to the consequences of treatment in the entire Vasta Fiorentina Area (Florence, Prato, Empoli, Pistoia): osteoporosis, fertility, genetics , menopause. Finally, it is possible to continue supporting Corri la vita by purchasing the 2021 edition jersey on the website, which will be delivered to your home.